The “night scene of Kagurazaka” is one of the charms of the town, and has contributed much to the attractive aspects of the cultural scenes. You will be able to enjoy the traditional performing arts at stylish restaurants, as you walk through the streets when the stone-paved alleys and black-board walls become alluring in the evening. It is an event that offers Kagurazaka’s charm that only can be experienced at night.
Shop Strolling / Live Performance of Traditional Performing Arts
Performers of classic arts related to Kagurazaka will show mini live performances at stylish shops in Kagurazaka.
- November 12 (Sat), 2016 *No postponement for rain.
The Royal Scotsman 15:00 – 15:45: Cyril Coppini (French rakugo performer)
Enkaen 16:00 – 16:45: Orine Kanda (kodan) + Isekichi Tsuruga and others (Shinnai-Bushi)
Fuga Style Café 17:00 – 17:30: Shintaro Okamura (jiuta & soukyoku music)
Kagurazaka Monogatari 19:00 – 19:30: Harumi Mochizuki (hougaku hayashi) and other performances
Free (Eating and drinking are allowed)
*Admission tickets will be distributed at each venue one hour before each event starts.
Street Performance in Kagurazaka / Shinnai Nagashi Performance
The living national treasure, Tsuruga Wakasanojou who lives in Kagurazaka will perform with his group as they walk through the streets of Kagurazaka.
November 12 (Sat), 2016: around 16:30 – 17:30, 18:30 – 19:30
*There will be performances on both days.
On the streets in Kagurazaka (Starting from Jinai Park)
Troupe of Wakasanojo Tsuruga, a Living National Treasure living in Kagurazaka
Street Performance in Kagurazaka / Jouhana Hikiyama Festival
In Johana of Nanto City（Toyama prefecture), a traditional festival (designated as Important Intangible Cultural Property) called “Hikiyama Matsuri” is being held for 300 years. In the floats featured in this festival are groups playing flutes and shamisen; their music called “iori-uta” comes from the Edo period and is specific to the Johana area.
November 12 (Sat), 2016: around 15:00 – 16:10, 17:30 – 18:30
On the streets in Kagurazaka (Starting from Bishamonten Zenkoku-ji Temple)